Colusa County

Colusa County, California

546 Jay St
Colusa, CA 95932
Phone: (530) 458-0500
Fax: (530) 458-0512

In N CA, NW of Sacramento; original county; organized Feb 18, 1850 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: From the name of a former village of the Patwin Indians; earlier spelled Colusi.

Area (sq mi):: 1156.22 (land 1150.68; water 5.54) Population per square mile: 18.30
Population 2005: 21,095 State rank: 51 Population change: 2000-20005 12.20%; 1990-2000 15.50% Population 2000: 18,804 (White 48.00%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 46.50%; Asian 1.20%; Other 33.90%). Foreign born: 27.60%. Median age: 31.50
Income 2000: per capita $14,730; median household $35,062; Population below poverty level: 16.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,402-$26,711
Unemployment (2004): 13.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -4.20% Median travel time to work: 22.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 19.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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California faces an uncertain future of new and different water challenges, and needs a project like Sites that offers essential benefits under a future of changing conditions, said Authority board president and Colusa County Supervisor Kim Dolbow Vann.
The study began in the spring of 2004 following the second growing season in a Howard walnut orchard planted in 2002 on Paradox seedling hybrid rootstock in Colusa County, California.
The company added that the Cardiff well, which was drilled in Colusa County, California on its proprietary 3-D (3 dimensional) seismic survey, is the ninth well of the year and tested an amplitude anomaly indicating gas in the Forbes formation.
Berlant said the flames had moved east into Colusa County and continued to threaten the area around Wilbur Hot Springs, a 147-year-old resort that offers clothing-optional bathing in mineral water.
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Christmas in Maxwell is located in the heart of the Sacramento Valley in Colusa County in a little town named Maxwell.
36 percent, reported in Colusa County, which also reported the largest increase in joint filings--4.
Colusa Biomass Energy Corporation today announced the completion of its first-ever rice straw harvesting operation in Colusa County, Calif.
The issue came up as a discussion item for the statewide commission because of a spat between rural Colusa County and the Yuba Community College District, which had a remote center located in Colusa, but then eliminated it due to budget cuts.
Appended are: (1) Yuba Community College District Services to Colusa County, October 2005; and (2) Preferred Option for Community College Services in Colusa County.
Crews, editor and publisher of the semiweekly Sacramento Valley Mirror in Artois, is being subpoenaed by Colusa County in its defense of a lawsuit.
A vertically-integrated agricultural company based in Colusa County, California Family Foods primarily packages rice from 30,000 acres in an ultra-modern plant, both for their own labels and for those of others.